Okay, well maybe not a “mastered thesis defense”, but at least the Masters thesis has been defended!  Kristi K. Bumpas, PE, LEED AP, Red Rock Consulting’s President and Project Engineer, defended her Masters thesis on Monday, April 16, 2012.

The project was under the direction of Garry H. Gregory, PhD, PE, DGE, adjunct professor at Oklahoma State University and Principal Consultant of Gregory Geotechnical.  The thesis paper was entitled “Post-Peak Fully-Softened Strength and Curved Strength Envelope in Shallow Slope Failure Analysis”.  Other commitee members included Stephen Cross, PhD, PE and M. Phil Lewis, PhD, PE, both Oklahoma State University professors.


Kristti Bumpas earned a Maastter dgunder the direction of Dr. Garry Gregory.

Kristi Bumpas with Dr. Garry Gregory